From interviews to editorials and many articles in between, Women in Construction Week, March 3-9, showcased the voices of women from all areas of the construction industry. Here are just a few of the highlights:
• Kicking off the week, Kim Roy, CEO of ABC member company HITT Contracting, was interviewed
on Yahoo! Finance's "On the Move" to highlight Women in Construction Week.
• Michele Daugherty, CEO of ABC Northern California, published an editorial
in the Sacramento Business Journal highlighting the need for more women in the industry.
• Tony Rader, vice president of National Roofing Partners and ABC’s 2019 National Chair, was quoted
in ForConstructionPros.com the importance of hiring women in the industry.
• ABC Metro Washington, in partnership with Rebuilding Together Montgomery County
, hosted a She Builds event on March 8, 2019, which was also International Women’s Day. More than 40 women volunteers spent the day making much needed repairs to the home of a Takoma Park, Maryland, resident so she could safety age in place.